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Software Library: MS-DOS Games

Software for MS-DOS machines that represent entertainment and games. The collection includes action, strategy, adventure and other unique genres of game and entertainment software. Through the use of the EM-DOSBOX in-browser emulator, these programs are bootable and playable. Please be aware this browser-based emulation is still in beta - contact Jason Scott, Software Curator, if there are issues or questions. Thanks to eXo for contributions and assistance with this archive.

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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Turkeys is a single player shooting game. The game contains eight similar mini games in which the the player controls a gun that can be moved left / right across the bottom of the screen. It can also be moved up and down the screen to a very limited extent. The objective in all the games is to shoot turkeys as...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Space Goblins is a single player DOS game. The player pilots a lone space ship that's somehow got lost and has stumbled into a nest of space goblins. This is really bad news because goblins eat space ships. The player controls the space ship with the numeric key pad and fires a proton...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Gameplay Arcade Genre Action Description It's you versus the meteors in Tommy's Meteors . Try to survive a barrage of meteor showers and rack up the points in this simple arcade game. The meteors fall from the top of the screen and you must dodge them by moving your character around with the keyboard. You can move anywhere on the screen you wish. Your only defense against falling meteors are the bunkers. But...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual 2D scrolling Description Tommy's Egg is a single player game in which the player takes the roll of a falling egg. The story behind the game is that a bird drops an egg. The egg falls down a chasm and the player, taking the role of the egg, must try and survive for as long as possible by moving left / right and up / down. On the way down the chasm narrows to...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Side view Narrative Spy / Espionage Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Lifts is a single player DOS game which involves shooting and strategy. The player is a spy in the enemies building. The building is represented on-screen as a series of six towers, each containing a lift. Enemies chasing the players character are on all lifts and the player must shoot...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Stompers is a shareware single player DOS game. The story behind the game is that, after having fallen asleep while thinking about the spiders from Mars, the player awakens in a room full of huge pounding Martian anvils and giant spiders. In the game the player has to move left & right along the bottom of the screen...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Puzzle elements Description Tommy's Gorilla Ball Train is a single-player DOS game of the Snake genre. The player starts with a small train that is constantly moving. Using the arrow keys the player must keep the train moving to score points. The challenge is to keep the ever growing, ever moving train in motion it yet avoiding any contact with the walls or itself....
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Rocks is a DOS shareware game. The player controls a character that can be moved left & right along the bottom of the screen. Rocks fall from the top of the screen. Being hit by a rock ends the game so the player must dodge the rocks in order to survive. One point is scored for each rock that misses the player and...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective 1st-person Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Tommy's Jupiter Jet is a single player DOS space shooting game. In this game the player is flying a space ship over the planet Jupiter. The Jovians are not happy about this and are out to to shoot the player down. The player's task is to shoot them first and to build up a high score. The game is entirely keyboard...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Pacing Real-Time Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Description Watch out for those balls as they come flying at you in Tommy's Gorilla Balls . This simple arcade game's objective is to move your player around the game board with the keyboard and avoid balls that are coming at you from the four corners. By getting balls to collide into each other you will gain points and if you get hit with balls you...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Description Tommy's Packrat is a single-player DOS Pac-Man clone. The player has to navigate the Packrat character around a maze. The game is entirely keyboard controlled, navigation is via the numeric keypad and game settings are via function keys. Scattered around the maze are seeds which the Packrat eats by running over them. Points are scored for each seed eaten....
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Pacing Real-Time Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Gorilla Ball Gotcha is a single player DOS game. The player takes on the role of a gorilla ball wallflower at gorilla ball dance. Being a wallflower the player naturally discourages potential dance partners by giving out 'bad vibes'. The object of the game is to get caught by other gorilla balls...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Gorilla Ball Babies is a single-player DOS game. The building is on fire! The babies are trapped! Their only hope is to jump to safety and hope that someone is there to catch them. The player takes the role of the rescuer with the safety net. When the babies jump from the building the player must catch them by...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Gorilla Ball Tag is a single player DOS game. The gorilla balls are playing a game of tag. There's lots of them around the screen, one of them is 'it' and is trying to catch the rest. The player's gorilla ball must avoid being caught by either the chasing gorilla ball or any of the other gorilla balls on screen because...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Pacing Real-Time Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Gorilla Ball Gauntlet is a single player DOS game. In this game the player controls a gun that traverses left / right across the bottom of the screen. To a limited extent the gun can also move up & down the screen too. The gun is continually firing. At the top of the screen are many gorilla...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Paddle / Pong Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Floppy Discus is a single player DOS game in which the player plays against the computer. A discus bounces back and forth across the screen. The player controls a paddle that moves vertically. When the discus hits a target the player scores a point. When the target is a gorilla the player either scores ten...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Pinball Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Flipout is a single player pinball type of game. The player has five balls in a standard game but bonus balls can be awarded during play. The flippers are controlled by the keypad, function keys are used to enable / mute sound etc. Bonus points are awarded for knocking out parts of the FLIPOUT title and there is a 'Three...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Side view Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Gorilla Ball Ramparts is a single-player DOS game. The player takes on the role of the defender of a castle. They can move left or right along the top of the screen. Along the bottom of the screen are enemies who are trying to storm the castle. They move left or right and at random points they erect...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Setting Fantasy Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Palace is a single player action / strategy game in which the player attempts to storm a castle. The player is the leader of a raid on the palace of 'The Dragon King'. The player is a blue character and all soldiers on his side are white. The enemy are coloured. To complete the game the player must fight...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Hyperdrive is a single player DOS game. In this game the player controls a star ship and must navigate through a hyper maze. The player starts in the bottom right hand corner of the maze and must navigate through to a gap in the game's border that's over in the top left corner. The...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Educational Typing Perspective Side view Genre Action, Educational Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Silo is a shareware, DOS, game that combines Missile Command style game play with a typing tutor. The game has the player being in command of a missile base somewhere in Kansas. Missiles rain down missiles onto the player. Each missile has an associated number or letter which the...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Starball is a single player shooting game with a difference. The player takes the role of a death star. Their star automatically fires anti particles up / down, left / right. whenever these particles hit another star in the star field that star is destroyed and points...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Gameplay Casino / Gambling Genre Simulation Description Tommy's One-Armed Bandit is a single player slot machine and poker machine simulation. The slot machine starts the player with $100 and the cost per play is $0.25. It pays out on just six winning lines; one, two or three cherries, three plums, three oranges, or three bars. Any line with a lemon in it loses. In the poker game the player plays against the machine....
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1989 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective 1st-person Narrative Detective / Mystery Genre Adventure Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Description Tommy's Manor is a shareware text adventure game that is a version of an earlier called Stoneville Manor . The plot is that Old Mr Tommy has died. He was very wealthy and left all his money to whoever could find and open his secret safe. As the adventurer the player must find their way...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Blob is a single player game in which the player takes the role of a blob and pays against the computer. There are two kinds of blobs, good blobs and bad blobs. The game starts with the bad blob already established on the screen. The player must move their good blob around the...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Enet is a single player DOS game. The player takes the role of an energy guardian who must prevent the enemy breaching their inner globe energizions. The game takes place on a grid, fifteen nodes wide by eight nodes high. The player controls a character that moves vertically along the lines of this grid, when they reach...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1992 Platform DOS Gameplay Board Game Genre Educational Description When Tommy talks about "Hollywords" what he means are the names of people associated with Hollywood and some fifty years of film history. And so for one to six players, he poses you with filmic word-scramblers, mixing up the names of movies and their two lead actors, then leaving you with a short description of the movie and its year of release to help decode the gibberish,...
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Developed by Tommy's Toys Released 1986 Platform DOS Published by Tommy's Toys Perspective Top-down Vehicular Track Racing Genre Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tommy's Jammer is a single player racing game in which the objective is to cover more ground than the computer opponent. The race takes place on a racetrack in the sky. The opponent is the Jammer who is computer controlled and his objective is to crash into you. Your objective is to survive until...